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York, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 27 September 2011

A great place to stay at a really reasonable price, It was a very friendly and welcoming guest house and made us feel immediately at home. The fried breakfast portions were very generous and tasted lovely (yogurts, fruit and cereals were also available for those who prefer a more healthy option! We also liked the location of the hotel, within... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 22 September 2011

What a Lovely little B&B. It is spotless inside & out, from the entrance hallway, the breakfast room and the bedroom we stayed in. We stayed for three nights, while attending a wedding in the Lake district. Most of the guests, were staying at an upmarket hotel, but we made a very good choice by staying at the cottage. The... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 September 2011

The location was excellent - very central to the town with great surrounding area. were able to access lots of planned walks from very near the guesthouse ( Orrest head a must ) Our room was very clean and comfortable and right up our street for what were looking for. breakfast was spot on and served in a lovely spacious... More 

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Quorn
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Reviewed 10 September 2011

There are a lot of admirable qualities to this little guest house and the things I liked less are all just down to personal taste. A good location for local shops and bars (I would avoid Queens). The Cottage itself has handy off road parking. Inside everywhere is spotlessly clean, though in need of being brought up to date in... More 

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2 Thank Em B
Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 7 September 2011

My family enjoyed every minute of our 3 nights we had at The Cottage , wish we could have stayed much longer. The bedrooms are very comfortable ( 8 & 9 ) a real home from home. The owners made everybody feel welcome and gave very good advice on local attractions and Restaurants etc. The lovely cooked English Breakfast was... More 

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Thank nathan b
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 September 2011

I stayed here for the Bank Holiday weekend this August and was very pleased The good : 1/ breakfast - a nice selection (about eight different choices from the usual English breakfast to omelet to pancakes etc.) and all prepared nicely 2/ rooms are comfortable clean and nicely appointed 3/ staff are very welcoming and make you feel comfortable 4/... More 

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1 Thank touristcurmudgeon
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2011

We have just returned home from an excellent three nights stay at The Cottage and would like to reinforce the extremely positive comments written by many of the other guests. Our room was furnished to a high standard and was spotlessly clean, comfortable and very relaxing. The owners were very friendly at the same time, managing to remain relatively unobtrusive!!... More 

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2 Thank dave g
Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed 22 August 2011

This was a wonderful place to stay very oldie worldie, friendly, well decorated and exceptionally clean. The location was spot on - just a short walk into the village centre, great value and you even had a parking space. included, (it cost about £8 a day in a public car park when we went elsewhere last year) The room number... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 August 2011

nice breakfast, room ok but a litle small with view of hedge and wall, noise from the restaurant next door, no lounge or wi-fi

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 August 2011

I cannot recommend this Guest house enough i stayed here for a few days in July with six family members so we had 4 rooms between us one room was nicer than another spotlessly clean, lovely decor. I stayed in room 8 which was in the extension it was great as you had your own front door and didnt have... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Cottage

Address: The Cottage Elleray Road, Windermere LA23 1AG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: €233 - €471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Room 3 has a great 4 poster bed if that's what your looking for.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveS406, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Room 4 has a four poster bed lovely....”
 of 5 bubbles Paulab121, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We had room 3 - lovely room, comfortable bed and very warm.”
 of 5 bubbles olwenw_13, 7 Oct 2014 | Read review
“we were on the top floor which was the attic so had the sloping roof but the space was well used, although it didn't affect us there is a main road outside.”
 of 5 bubbles 515chrisn, 1 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Room 8 was lovely but had a very small bathroom with the wash basin in the bedroom.”
 of 5 bubbles HansJN, 22 Sep 2014 | Read review
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